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an opera in two acts by Jonathan Newman & Gary Winter Piano-vocal score Act I, Scenes 1-3


CARNIVAL OF SOULS opera in two acts CHARACTERS MARY HENRY A (Earth Mary)

Soprano (Lyric Mezzo)

MARY HENRY B (Limbo Mary)

Soprano (Lyric)

MARY HENRY C (Soul Mary)

Soprano (Dramatic Mezzo)

CHORUS QUARTET OF TOWNSPEOPLE SHERIFF CHORUS OF SOULS / TOWNSPEOPLE TRIO OF FACTORY WORKERS SOUL #1 SOUL #2 SALESWOMAN POLICE OFFICER

SATB Bass SSAATTBB TTB Tenor Soprano Soprano Baritone

MASTER ORGAN BUILDER / MINISTER GUILD

Bass

HARVEY THE DIRECTOR / HARVEY THE SOUL / DR. SAMUELS

Baritone

JC THE SCREENWRITER / JOHN LINDEN

Tenor (Lyric)

MRS. THOMAS

Contralto

TIME: 1962


CARNIVAL OF SOULS Piano/Vocal 9-21-09

CARNIVAL OF SOULS opera in two acts -PROLOGUE(orchestra - 3') MARY and friends drag race; the cars crash, and plummet over the Kaw River bridge.

ACT ONE -SCENE ONE-

GARY WINTER

JONATHAN NEWMAN

Lights up to reveal MARY HENRY. She is soaking wet.

   

Moderate, anxious (q = 120)

Mary (A)

Piano

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p

 

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cold.

                              

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Carnival of Souls story and characters used by permission of Peter Soby, Jr. and Matthew Irvine.

9/21/09 uncorrected

Copyright Š 2009 by Jonathan Newman, OK Feel Good Music (ASCAP) For all countries All rights reserved

  




2

CARNIVAL OF SOULS Piano/Vocal 9-21-09 The QUARTET OF TOWNSPEOPLE and the SHERIFF enter. The sheriff puts a blanket over MARY’s shoulders.

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CARNIVAL OF SOULS Piano/Vocal 9-21-09

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CARNIVAL OF SOULS Piano/Vocal 9-21-09

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CARNIVAL OF SOULS Piano/Vocal 9-21-09

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6

CARNIVAL OF SOULS Piano/Vocal 9-21-09

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7

CARNIVAL OF SOULS Piano/Vocal 9-21-09

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8

CARNIVAL OF SOULS Piano/Vocal 9-21-09

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9

CARNIVAL OF SOULS Piano/Vocal 9-21-09

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10

CARNIVAL OF SOULS Piano/Vocal 9-21-09

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11

CARNIVAL OF SOULS Piano/Vocal 9-21-09

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12

CARNIVAL OF SOULS Piano/Vocal 9-21-09

L Meno Mosso (q = 69)

   

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13

CARNIVAL OF SOULS Piano/Vocal 9-21-09

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14

CARNIVAL OF SOULS Piano/Vocal 9-21-09

   

151

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15

CARNIVAL OF SOULS Piano/Vocal 9-21-09

 



165 Slow rock (q =66)

T.







        

TOWNSPERSON 1 mf



Where are the oth -er girls?

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16

CARNIVAL OF SOULS Piano/Vocal 9-21-09

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B.

 

       



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17

CARNIVAL OF SOULS Piano/Vocal 9-21-09

Now MARYS B and C enter and join Mary A

poco accel.

     

  

178

M(A)

  

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A.



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18

CARNIVAL OF SOULS Piano/Vocal 9-21-09

P Tempo Primo (q = 120)

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M(B)



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19

CARNIVAL OF SOULS Piano/Vocal 9-21-09

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20

CARNIVAL OF SOULS Piano/Vocal 9-21-09

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190

  

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so

so

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21

CARNIVAL OF SOULS Piano/Vocal 9-21-09

A tempo (q = 120)



 197

M(A)

I

cold.

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am

cold.

M(C)

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am mf

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so

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Q PiĂš mosso (q =66)





    



    



    



    



    



    

 

    



    



    

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cold.

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am



Slow rock, as before (q =62)

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p

     

mf





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p

        

   

     

f

             

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22



CARNIVAL OF SOULS Piano/Vocal 9-21-09

Poco piĂš mosso (q =ca 69)



           

     6

209

   f

p

     

f

 

   

   

con Ped.

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B.

ff





 

 

   

SHERIFF mp



We'll drag the riv -er

       pp         

    

 f

217

B.

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the oth -er girls.

  CHORUS OF SOULS



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TEN: p









Mar -y



We'll find

Sheriff leads Mary away. The townspeople follow. HARVEY THE SOUL mysteriously appears onstage as lights fade to black and we hear from OFFSTAGE:



 



  





Hen -ry,

+ drums & hi-hat



       



    

       

 

cresc. poco a poco





  




23

CARNIVAL OF SOULS Piano/Vocal 9-21-09

     ALTO: 221 p

Chor.

   



Mar -y

Hen -ry,

Mar -y

Hen -ry,



   



   

        Mar - y Mar

-

y

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f

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y

      

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ry,

         

SOPR.1:



Hen - ry,

Hen - ry, Hen -

   

   



Mar - y

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Mar -y mp

            



mf



mp

   

                   

225

Chor.

  

mp Mar -y

       

SOPR.2:

Mar - y Hen - ry,

   

    





   



          




24

CARNIVAL OF SOULS Piano/Vocal 9-21-09

 

228

 

Hen - ry,



 



f

Chor.

Mar - y

Hen - ry,

-

ry,



 





Mar - y Hen - ry,







  

 





 

231

Mar

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Mar

 



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Mar



y

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25

CARNIVAL OF SOULS Piano/Vocal 9-21-09

-SCENE TWOS Largo, freely accel.

Chor.

  

        















Moderato (q. = 116)

Largo, freely accel.



legato

pp

   



239

  

 





 

 

2 



       

f

2

2

2

                       

con Ped.

  

  





mp





2

2



Moderato (q. = 116)

                       



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26

CARNIVAL OF SOULS Piano/Vocal 9-21-09



rall.

2 2   2             244                                                

             





fff 2

ff

    

 

  

fff

       

   

  

Lights up to reveal MARY A seated at an organ. A trio of FACTORY WORKERS listen while they work. MARY plays, singing wordlessly.



     246

M(A)

poco rit.

Hymn-Adagio, con rubato (q = 69) p











Ah



             

    like an organ chorale

  

         mp



 

Ah

poco rit.

Hymn-Adagio, con rubato (q = 69)

  

 



mf







              

    mf  f         


27

CARNIVAL OF SOULS Piano/Vocal 9-21-09

  M(A)      251

Freely

pp









Ah

FACTORY WORKER 2 f

FW 2

    



   









       



mp

Beau

mp

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-

-

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-

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ti-

 



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3

3



3

3

3


28

CARNIVAL OF SOULS Piano/Vocal 9-21-09 MASTER ORGAN BUILDER (MOB) enters.

allarg.

A tempo (q = 69)

  

M(A)    254

  FW 1   

FW 2



  



Ah



Ah

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As if the Lord

f

mf





-

    Like a



Beau p

FACTORY WORKER 3 mf

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 f

FACTORY WORKER 1



     ful!







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-

ti - ful!



Beau

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allarg.

   

     

   

 

dream!

A tempo (q = 69)

        

were sing -ing!





        







         

 

  f       



   ff


29

CARNIVAL OF SOULS Piano/Vocal 9-21-09

 

M(A)    258

Meno mosso

mf

pp



  FW 1    

p





   ti

 FW 3    M.O.B.

 

p





a

-

ful!



dream!



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rall.









































Hmm

FW 2

Like

PiĂš mosso



 

      



f

  



Mar - y

Hen - ry

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mp

p



you



play

so

rall.

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f

    

beau - ti -







p




30

CARNIVAL OF SOULS Piano/Vocal 9-21-09

Moderato (q = 120) 263

 M(A)  M.O.B.



 





pp

fully.

 

+ cymbals

    pp

con Ped.

269



build the





  fin - est

or

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mf

  

 





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-





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p

loco



 





   



 

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mp

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Moderato (q = 120)

M.O.B.



MARY (A)







rit.

mf ten.





My

    

  

loco

 

rit.




31

CARNIVAL OF SOULS Piano/Vocal 9-21-09

accel. 275 M.O.B.









accel.

   



 mf

been build -ing





 FW 1  

M.O.B.

  



 

 







con rubato

mf

  

f



pride of Law -rence



 



Kan

  -

-







  

      

fff

-

 

f

 

  

  



loco

all

my



life!



I

I'm

going

to

f





A tempo (con moto)



sas!

   

    

ff

 

the

allarg.

ff

molto allarg.









fac - tory is

A tempo (con moto)

 



 



I've worked here





six gen - er - a - tions, this

 

loco

molto allarg.

281

 FW 3 

for

Con moto (q = 144)

pp



 

or - gans

 



  



cresc. poco a poco

fam - ily has

allarg.

Con moto (q = 144)

  

con Ped.






32

CARNIVAL OF SOULS Piano/Vocal 9-21-09

  FW 1  pol FW 2

 - ish

  FW 3 

die

  













the

keys!

I'm

going

to

die

at

the







f







at

the

or



I

 

   

A tempo 293







  

 M(A) 













cut

-





the

pipes!



gan!

 

   





 

MARY (A)



 



all

all

life!

my

-

 

I've worked here

 

   

 

gan!

  

       should all

be ver - y

    

proud

 life!

fff

 





my

      

 

poco rit. A tempo

              

     

 loco    loco                   p L.H.

of

your

poco rit. A tempo

 loco         

con Ped.

 

  

A tempo

pp





or

allarg.

 

  



I've worked here

 

 

You

   

allarg.

287



       mp



     p

   

  mf

 

  

 


33

CARNIVAL OF SOULS Piano/Vocal 9-21-09

    

301 PiĂš mosso (q = ca. 132)

M(A)





rall.

Slower

 



work.

 



M.O.B.





(aside, to Factory Workers) mp 3

 



PiĂš mosso (q = ca. 132)

 

f

   

 FW 1 

306

to

Freely

  





 

    be

a



mf

 



mf



-

   

The

   

 The

molto rit.



3

3

3

   

live.

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3

3

      3 3  

p



So

       

-

girl.

molto rit.

  



luck - y

2 mf legato

rall.

  



    M.O.B.  

Slower

   2



Freely

FW 2





Luck - y

   



  

       


34

CARNIVAL OF SOULS Piano/Vocal 9-21-09

  M(A)    308

Hymn-Adagio, con rubato



   

  Lord's hand      FW 2    Lord's hand FW 1



   

FW 3

M.O.B.



  





(Mary sings wordlessly)





     pulled her from the

f

     

riv

     pulled her from the



 

              

riv mf





Hymn-Adagio, con rubato

   

p





















Ah,



-

-

er.





er.



The Lord's



    



    







So

she

may

hand



     

      






35

CARNIVAL OF SOULS Piano/Vocal 9-21-09

     312

M(A)

Mary B enters







  FW 1      play 

    So

FW 2







his

-







 

-

-

sic



-

 

f

 

  





Ah

mus



  

his mus

she may play

 FW 3    M.O.B.

  

  





Ah,

rit.

on

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mf

on our

or





 

or

-

   ff    

3 3 wish you weren't leav -ing us Ma - ry.

I

-

mf

ic

our



ff

-

-

  

on

our

mf



  

on

our



gan,

  

That church in

U

or

or

    

  





  



 



  

  

-

tah is

     

ff      

 

-

   

rit.



-

           


36

CARNIVAL OF SOULS Piano/Vocal 9-21-09

  



A tempo, con moto (q = 120)

315

M(A)

 

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p

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       mp

 



p

    






37

CARNIVAL OF SOULS Piano/Vocal 9-21-09

   M(B)   319

M.O.B.

 





job.

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p

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but



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38

CARNIVAL OF SOULS Piano/Vocal 9-21-09

 

330

M(A)

M.O.B.

335

M.O.B.



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39

CARNIVAL OF SOULS Piano/Vocal 9-21-09

 

  340

M(A)

PiĂš mosso (q = 132)

  

M(B)

 



 



the

or - gan

 

in



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345

M.O.B.



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col

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40

CARNIVAL OF SOULS Piano/Vocal 9-21-09

348 M.O.B.

  









FW 1 

the

or

 

3



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mp



  

poco rit.



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41

CARNIVAL OF SOULS Piano/Vocal 9-21-09

  M(A)   352

Hymn-Adagio, con rubato



   

M(B)

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42

CARNIVAL OF SOULS Piano/Vocal 9-21-09 Mary C enters

    355

M(A)

Moderato (q. = 116)

  

freely, out of tempo, not together p

job.

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43

CARNIVAL OF SOULS Piano/Vocal 9-21-09

       M(A)   



358

an - oth - er

      

M(B)

job



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44

CARNIVAL OF SOULS Piano/Vocal 9-21-09

  

361 Andante (q. = 96)

M(A)

M(B)



M(C)

  

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ic.

    





  

  


45

CARNIVAL OF SOULS Piano/Vocal 9-21-09

 

M(A)  

365

Hymn-Adagio, con rubato



  

M(B)





 

M(C)

pp    FW 1 

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46

CARNIVAL OF SOULS Piano/Vocal 9-21-09

  

368 Pi첫 mosso

M(A)

just

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47

CARNIVAL OF SOULS Piano/Vocal 9-21-09

  M(A)  370



just

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48

CARNIVAL OF SOULS Piano/Vocal 9-21-09

 M(A)

374

 repeat 1-2x, ad lib., in tempo, not together

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49

CARNIVAL OF SOULS Piano/Vocal 9-21-09

-SCENE THREEHARVEY THE DIRECTOR and JC THE SCREENWRITER enter. Harvey carries a clipboard and wears a beret. A light meter hangs from his neck. JC carries a pad and pencil.

Allegro (q. = 138) 381

JC

    













Good morn - ing,

Allegro (q. = 138)





 

J.C. THE SCREENWRITER f

Harv

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ey.

                                  

                                   

386

JC

H

f

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50

CARNIVAL OF SOULS Piano/Vocal 9-21-09

   

         

  

391 Meno mosso

JC

H



us

u - al.

  

     

 

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to

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day?

     

                                              

   

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51

CARNIVAL OF SOULS Piano/Vocal 9-21-09

    

    

       

       

406

H





f

Two

mo

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52

CARNIVAL OF SOULS Piano/Vocal 9-21-09

  

          420

JC

H



i - cat - ed,

 



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53

CARNIVAL OF SOULS Piano/Vocal 9-21-09

 

429

JC

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54

CARNIVAL OF SOULS Piano/Vocal 9-21-09

JC

H

 



   



ff

fp

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mo

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mo

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55

CARNIVAL OF SOULS Piano/Vocal 9-21-09 f           share -hold - ers, Three films

449

JC

ff

 

     

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f

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56

CARNIVAL OF SOULS Piano/Vocal 9-21-09

 

458

JC

H







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57

CARNIVAL OF SOULS Piano/Vocal 9-21-09

467            I love mak ing in f

JC

H

 



       dus - tri - al,

  

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H

 





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58



CARNIVAL OF SOULS Piano/Vocal 9-21-09

480 Harvey examines a filmstrip and J.C. takes notes.





pp

  





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59

CARNIVAL OF SOULS Piano/Vocal 9-21-09

 

      495

H



while

  



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home

 





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from

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60

CARNIVAL OF SOULS Piano/Vocal 9-21-09

    503

Chor.

  

   



        

     

  

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p

 

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61

CARNIVAL OF SOULS Piano/Vocal 9-21-09

H

514      





town.

 

  

 

         

 

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62

CARNIVAL OF SOULS Piano/Vocal 9-21-09

 



526

H



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63

CARNIVAL OF SOULS Piano/Vocal 9-21-09

    ban - doned 534

JC

H

 



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64

CARNIVAL OF SOULS Piano/Vocal 9-21-09

    541

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f

 

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65

CARNIVAL OF SOULS Piano/Vocal 9-21-09

allarg.

       549

H



Meno mosso (h. = 58)

  

signed

to

               

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lives,



       





the

peo

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66

CARNIVAL OF SOULS Piano/Vocal 9-21-09

Tempo Primo (h = 108)

    

sub. p

560

H





 

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67

CARNIVAL OF SOULS Piano/Vocal 9-21-09

   572

H



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mf

    



 

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out

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68

H

CARNIVAL OF SOULS Piano/Vocal 9-21-09

A tempo 585 

   



   

 

  







H





      





  



 

    





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69

CARNIVAL OF SOULS Piano/Vocal 9-21-09

   3   

H



roll - er

rink,

3



    

mp

 

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70

CARNIVAL OF SOULS Piano/Vocal 9-21-09

Meno mosso (h. = 58) 605

JC

H

  

 

  

 

    



"Row - dies

  



610 





of

  

not

 

      

  

molto allarg.

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Meno mosso (h. = 58)

          

 

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71

CARNIVAL OF SOULS Piano/Vocal 9-21-09

 



615

H



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H



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Carnival of Souls  

piano-vocal, Act I, Sc. 1-3

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